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Analysis: Four More Years

Icthelite Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 5:42 PM
"the largest and most powerful labor union in the country', how about the WORLD. Also we have the worst teachers in the world. Not all of them mind you but those that just barely make the grade and then depend on their unions to protect them are scum lower than the attorney’s that represent them.

A few stray thoughts and observations in the aftermath of the 2012 election -- on substance, process, and tactics:

(1) The polls were broadly right, both at the state and national levels -- a dichotomy that I believed to be unlikely in the extreme as recently as yesterday morning.  The electorate ended up being D+6, nearly on par with 2008, and six points better than the 2010 midterms.  I was wrong about this, as were a good number of other observers.  The 2012 party ID figures from Gallup and Rasmussen upon which my assumptions were based were...

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